Social Studies Section 1,2,And 3 6th Grade

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Social Study Quizzes & Trivia

If you feel you’re progressing through the early chapters of social studies at a faster pace than normal, perhaps this quiz on the first three at a sixth grade level will affirm your suspicions. How many can you get right?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What's a hominid?
    • A. 

      An early ancestor of humans

    • B. 

      A relative that lived in the past

    • C. 

      A precious stone

  • 2. 
    What's a tool?
  • 3. 
    What's prehistory?
  • 4. 
    What's Paleolithic Era?
    • A. 

      The Middle Stone Age.

    • B. 

      The New Stone Age.

    • C. 

      The Old Stone Age.

  • 5. 
    What's society?
  • 6. 
    What are hunter-gatherers?
    • A. 

      People who hunt and are against gathering.

    • B. 

      Men.

    • C. 

      People who hunt animals and gather wild plants,seeds,fruits,and nuts to survive.

  • 7. 
    What's an ancestor?
  • 8. 
    What do historians call the time before there was writing?
    • A. 

      Prehistory

    • B. 

      History

    • C. 

      Rehistory

  • 9. 
    Hominids are the exact same as humans.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    What did scientists call the first modern human?
    • A. 

      Wise man

    • B. 

      People

    • C. 

      Homo sapiens

  • 11. 
    What is the advantage of adding a wooden handle to your tool?
  • 12. 
    What culural element did Stone Age societies develop as a means of communicating and resolving issues?
  • 13. 
    What's an ice age?
  • 14. 
    What does migrate mean?
  • 15. 
    What's a land bridge?
  • 16. 
    What's Mesolithic Era?
    • A. 

      New Stone Age

    • B. 

      Old Stone Age

    • C. 

      Middle Stone Age

  • 17. 
    When did the ice ages end?
    • A. 

      1.4 million years ago

    • B. 

      10,000 years ago

    • C. 

      36,000 years ago

  • 18. 
    From which continent did the first early humans probably come to North America?
    • A. 

      Northern Asia

    • B. 

      Southern Asia

    • C. 

      Europe

  • 19. 
    How long ago did the ice ages start?
    • A. 

      1.5 million years ago

    • B. 

      1.6 million years ago

    • C. 

      400,000 years ago

  • 20. 
    What materials did early humans use to cover frame structures with roofs and walls?
  • 21. 
    Why did early humans start to make clothing and shelter?
  • 22. 
    Canoes are made from logs.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    What is Neolithic Era?
  • 24. 
    What is domestication?
  • 25. 
    What's agriculture?
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